Matthew Brown


Matt graduated from the University of Iowa College of Law in 2019 and clerked for two years in Minnesota before joining Patton & Ryan. Before attending law school he worked for two political campaigns and received a political science degree with a focus on international relations. During law school, he worked in the University of Iowa College of Law Legal Clinic which worked to provide legal assistance to those who could not afford their own attorney. In his 3L year he also worked on the international law journal Transnational Law and Contemporary Problems as a Note and Comment Editor.


  • Central Michigan University, Bachelor of Science, Political Science with a concentration in international relations, 2014
  • University of Iowa College of Law, JD 2019


Illinois, 2019


Chicago Bar Association

Honors & Awards

Jessup Moot Court Competition, Top 5 Brief Midwest Regional